Jan van Riebeeck

Jan van Riebeeck was born on April 21, 1619 in Dutch Republic. Dutch founder of Cape Town, South Africa in the year 1652.
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As per our current Database, Jan van Riebeeck has been died on Jan 18, 1677 (age 57).

🎂 Jan van Riebeeck - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When Jan van Riebeeck die, Jan van Riebeeck was 57 years old.

Popular As Jan van Riebeeck
Occupation Explorer
Age 57 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born April 21, 1619 (Dutch Republic)
Birthday April 21
Town/City Dutch Republic
Nationality Dutch Republic

🌙 Zodiac

Jan van Riebeeck’s zodiac sign is Taurus. According to astrologers, Taurus is practical and well-grounded, the sign harvests the fruits of labor. They feel the need to always be surrounded by love and beauty, turned to the material world, hedonism, and physical pleasures. People born with their Sun in Taurus are sensual and tactile, considering touch and taste the most important of all senses. Stable and conservative, this is one of the most reliable signs of the zodiac, ready to endure and stick to their choices until they reach the point of personal satisfaction.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Jan van Riebeeck was born in the Year of the Goat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat enjoy being alone in their thoughts. They’re creative, thinkers, wanderers, unorganized, high-strung and insecure, and can be anxiety-ridden. They need lots of love, support and reassurance. Appearance is important too. Compatible with Pig or Rabbit.

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Dutch founder of Cape Town, South Africa in the year 1652.

Before Fame

He served as an assistant surgeon while working as a member of the Dutch East India Company.


A statue of Riebeeck and his wife was erected in Cape Town.

Family Life

He married Maria de la Quellerie in March 1649.

Associated With

He was an Explorer just like Christopher Columbus.

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